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Friday, March 8 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Who Are You: Identity Struggles on the Front Lines of Librarianship

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Using the lens of particular identities (such as feminist, atheist, activist, gender nonconformist), this facilitated dialogue will ask more questions than it answers. We will begin to frame what reflexive tensions exist between personal identity and public service within the realm of librarianship and in our collective contexts. What does it mean to meet people where they are?

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Jennifer Nace

Assistant Librarian for Research Services, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
I have been in libraries for 15 years, primarily in a public services role. Before that, I was part of an anarchist book collective. I am a huge fan of the great outdoors and obsessed with my cats. I love what is going on in libraries right now. The students are everything, as... Read More →

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Shannon Lucas

Reference and Instruction Librarian, Mars Hill University
Dance. Music festivals. Hiking in Southern Utah. Jewelry making. Parenting 20 somethings. Snorkeling. Thrift and vintage shopping.

Friday March 8, 2019 1:30pm - 2:45pm EST
Summit Holiday Inn Downtown, 525 Henley Street, Knoxville, TN 37902